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Leaders in Forensic Investigation

Hawkins has been committed to providing high quality forensic investigation services to our clients since 1980.

About Us

For 40 years, Hawkins has been a well-established and respected firm specialising in forensic investigation and root cause analysis for the insurance, legal and risk management professions.

We are a growing company, currently with eight offices in key locations around the United Kingdom and offices in Dubai, Hong Kong and Singapore, with an ever increasing number of experts covering many disciplines. Our forensic scientists and engineers investigate a wide range of losses including fires, explosions, accidents and engineering problems. Visit our Services page for more information on the disciplines we cover.

We provide a wide range of forensic investigation services and can take an investigation from scene to court if required:

  • Full investigation and report
  • Litigation support
  • Giving evidence in court
  • Forensic preview
  • Forensic Claims validation service
  • General advice

We always aim to tailor the investigation to your needs, so if you want a brief, preliminary investigation we can do that. In addition, you are always welcome to call one of our experts for an informal, confidential chat with no commitment. We will be happy to tell you what we can do to help.

If you think you might have the need for an investigator please contact us by telephone or email and we will do our best to help you.

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Latest News

Ian, Nicola, Will, Maxine & Lorraine Celebrate 10 Years With Hawkins

1st Dec 2020

Hawkins is very proud to congratulate the following people for ten years of dedication and hard work: Ian Major – Principal Associate, and Regional Manager of the Reigate OfficeNicola Fallowfield-Smith –Senior Associate at the Reigate Office, and ...

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Hawkins Wishes Mike Browne a Happy Retirement

19th Nov 2020

After a particularly busy year in his department, Health & Safety Manager Mike Browne has earned his retirement, and Hawkins wishes him every happiness in the next stage of his life. Mike joined Hawkins in September 2012, and has spent 8 years advising ...

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Clara Lloyd Joins Hawkins' Fire Investigation Team

17th Nov 2020

Clara joins Hawkins’ Fire Investigation team after working in the chemical and nuclear engineering industries.Clara is originally from Canada and graduated from the University of Toronto with a 1st class undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering. ...

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Covid -19 Update Autumn 2020

10th Nov 2020

Wherever we live, we are all subject to evolving rules and regulations affecting both our personal and work lives as Governments and society battle to overcome Covid-19.Throughout the pandemic Hawkins investigators continued to conduct site investigations; ...

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How to Have a Safe Bonfire Night in 2020

5th Nov 2020

Remember, remember your safety precautions this fifth of November. Bonfire Night is once again upon us; a 413 year old celebration of a failed conspiracy by a group of provincial English Catholics to assassinate the Protestant King James I of England. ...

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